SPECULATION: Is Leopard’s “Top Secret” feature a 3D Interface?

Infinite Loop has an interesting speculative piece about what Leopard’s “top secret” feature (and the reason for the iLife and iWork delays) might be that Leopard will feature a 3D interface. Now, they’re not suggesting that images will float above the screen in 3 dimensions or anything, just that the desktop itself and the interface Read more…

Leopard is coming in June or I’ll eat a Boot

You may have seen this Digitimes post this week about Leopard being delayed until October. Apple has responded that this is completely untrue, of course. These kinds of things are going to keep creeping their way onto the Internet until the day Leopard actually ships. It’s inevitable, and it’s not even something I can say Read more…

OS X/AppleTV Quick Tip: Pairing and/or disabling Remotes

One of the first problems I encountered when I hooked up my Apple TV was that the Apple Remote was controlling both my Macbook Pro AND my AppleTV. Not cool. To solve this problem there are a few things you can do about this. First, you can Pair the Apple Remote to the AppleTV. Just Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Email an Entire Webpage!

Today’s Quick Tip comes from Neil. You can send an entire webpage in Safari by pressing cmd+I – this will open a mail window with the entire page loaded inside the body of the message, with the title of the page in the subject line. Perfect for sending your buddy at the office who’s Internet Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Email a URL at Super Speed!

If you want to share a URL with a buddy, there is a super fast way to do it in OS X. Just hit Command-Shift-I and mail will open with the name of the page in the subject line, and the URL linked in the body of the email. Note that this only works while Read more…

Get to know the Terminal…intro for newbies

If you’re interested in learning about the Terminal, but don’t know where to start, this article from MacApper is a great place to get your feet wet. If you’re anything like me you switched to the Mac so you’d never have to jack with a terminal or prompt ever again – but you should check Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Close Dashboard Widgets More Quickly!

Today’s Quick Tip comes from Life Clever. Want to close a specific Dashboard widget without opening the Widget manager? It’s simple. Go into the Dashboard, hover your mouse over any Dashboard Widget, and hold down the Option key. After a few seconds, the circle X will appear on the Widget, and you can close it Read more…

Apple releases iPhoto and OSX Updates

On Tuesday, Apple released a minor update to iPhoto and a signifigent update to OSX in version 10.4.9. The iPhoto update addresses issues associated with EXIF data compatibility and Photocasting. While the OSX update covers the following: The 10.4.9 Update is recommended for PowerPC and Intel-based Mac computers currently running Mac OS X Tiger version Read more…

OS X QuickTip: Resize the Dock

Some people love the Dock…some people hate it. I happen to like the Dock quite a bit. I like having large icons at the bottom of the screen to easily find the applications thatI use the most…BUT…sometimes I need more onscreen realestate. So, the simplest thing to do would be to resize the Dock. I Read more…

OS X QuickTip: Faster Full Name Viewing

If you’re like me, when you use the Finder, you use it in list view.  It’s essentially the only view I can tolerate, but there is one problem with it that I run into constantly. Most of the time the names of documents are two long to be viewed completely. That’s not a big deal Read more…